The Most Romantic Breaks in Sussex Countryside

Retreats & Relaxation
Sussex is one of the most idyllic places to relax, unwind and spend time with your loved ones. Whether you’re looking for a secluded and romantic break or a family-friendly cottage in the countryside, here are some of the best choices for you to choose from. 

The Cottage in the Garden - Ashdown Forest, Sussex

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Nestled comfortably in the heart of the Sussex High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty you will discover this quaint, traditional cottage. In this entirely self-contained accommodation, you will have everything you need for the ultimate getaway with your partner. This charming cottage is the ideal place to escape for a birthday, anniversary or any other special occasion. The little details make this cosy place truly special, from fresh flowers on arrival to fluffy dressing gowns for two. Tatler Magazine has recommended the Cottage in the Garden as one of the top romantic getaways in England. If you’re looking to rewind and reconnect with a loved one, then you will find yourself at home in this stunning and calm cottage in Sussex.

The Cart Lodge - Heathfield, Sussex

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The Cart Lodge is another stunningly romantic property for a couple looking to escape. With traditional pubs nearby and excellent transport links into London, this is the perfect place for a weekend break. Spend your evenings snuggled up in front of the wood fire or explore the pathways along the old Heathfield to Eastbourne railway. It'is a secluded and sophisticated countryside escape for couples looking to unwind.

The Salty Dog and Rock Lobster - East Sussex

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If you are looking for a countryside retreat that will be fun for the whole family, then you need to consider the Salty Dog and Rock Lobster near Camber Sands beach. On a sunny day, you can take a trip to the sandy beaches for a fun-filled day out for the whole family. With travel cots, high chairs and stair gates it is an extremely family-friendly cottage, perfect for your little ones. The cottage is also equipped with outdoor and indoor games for even more entertainment. Bodiam Castle and Hastings Aquarium are worthwhile attractions to visit if you do choose this cottage for your family countryside break.

Garden Lodge at Broadacres, Lewes, Sussex 

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Couples searching for a quiet retreat and a little slice of heaven should look no further than the Garden Lodge at Broadacres. Tranquil holiday spot for couples looking to escape the hustle and bustle of the city. Watch the horses grazing in the paddocks or walk to the village of Ripe where you will find delicious pub grub, local delicatessens and a small shop selling home-cooked dishes. Nearby to the historic town of Lewes, you could also enjoy a stroll around the castle and the Barbican Hour Museum while you relax in the quaint countryside atmosphere.
All of these choices are incredibly popular amongst tourists and locals commenting in from London and Brighton. Make sure you enquire and book in plenty of time to avoid disappointment. Your exclusive countryside break is just around the corner, so take your pick from this array of fantastic accommodation.
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